History of Warrington: town of many industries

Warrington Town Hall gates

Join us for a historical tour of Warrington.

A town not on the tourist trail but nevertheless boasting abundant history:

  • A key river crossing point leading to the town being a key location in the English Civil war
  •  The centre of many industries which have left a legacy on the Warrington skyline
  • The location of early innovations in water and rail transport
  • Home of a famous horse
  • A town greatly expanded in the twentieth century, but with an architecturally rich Victorian core

About the Author

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may also like these